Guide: List Of (Current) Xbox One Games Confirmed To Get Series X Upgrades

We've already seen a lot of games receive Xbox Series X and S upgrades ever since the two consoles were released this past November, from Gears 5 to Tom Clancy's The Division 2, which have improved their performance significantly.

Fortunately, there are plenty more of these upgrades planned for 2021 and beyond, so we've gathered as many as we can find in the list below, along with a few details highlighting what we know about them so far.

Xbox Series X & S Upgrades Released So Far In 2021:

Upcoming Xbox Series X & S Upgrades For 2021:

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A Plague Tale: Innocence (July 6, 2021)

  • Free Upgrade? = Yes

"A Plague Tale: Innocence comes in an enhanced version to Xbox Series X|S on July 6. This enhanced version will feature 4K UHD (only on Xbox Series X), 60 FPS, and 3D audio support."

Assetto Corsa Competizione (TBD 2021)

  • Free Upgrade? = TBD

"The franchise’s exponential growth has continued, with the release of Assetto Corsa Competizione on Xbox One and PS4 in 2020, with the game coming to next gen consoles later this year."

Call of Duty: Warzone (TBD 2021)

  • Free Upgrade? = Yes

"Speaking to CharlieIntel, the studio explained that it has a 'dedicated technology team' focused specifically on getting Warzone ready for Xbox Series X, Xbox Series S and PS5, and they're currently "hard at work" on it."

Cyberpunk 2077 (Second Half Of 2021)

  • Free Upgrade? = Yes

"For those who are playing the game on next-gen consoles via backwards compatibility, we are planning the free, next-gen update for Cyberpunk 2077 on Xbox Series consoles this year. We’re aiming for the second half of the year and we’ll reveal more when we have more to share."

Deliver Us The Moon (TBD 2021)

  • Free Upgrade? = Yes

"Deliver Us The Moon is receiving a next gen update including ray-traced shadows, reflections and audio FREE for all existing owners!"

DOOM Eternal (June 29, 2021)

  • Free Upgrade? = Yes

"DOOM Eternal’s next gen update arrives for Xbox Series X|S June 29. This free update optimizes DOOM Eternal for next-gen machines, offering improved visuals, increased performance and support for ray-tracing, or 4K resolution at 60 frames per second, or an optional 120 FPS mode."

Ghostrunner (September 28, 2021)

  • Free Upgrade? = Yes

"Cut through cyborgs while grappling across deadly chasms post-processing HDR, ray tracing fidelity mode, 3D audio, Haptic feedback for the PlayStation 5 and more. Split-second reaction timing and impressive moves feels even more impressively aggressive with 4K/120 FPS and instant loading."

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Grand Theft Auto V (November 11, 2021)

  • Free Upgrade? = TBD

"The new generation versions of GTAV will feature a range of technical improvements, visual upgrades and performance enhancements to take full advantage of the latest hardware, making the game more beautiful and more responsive than ever."

GreedFall (June 30, 2021)

  • Free Upgrade? = Yes

"Following our community's feedback, Teer Fradee is now coming to next-gen consoles and getting new additional content. Stay tuned!"

Hellpoint (TBD 2021)

  • Free Upgrade? = Yes

"The enhanced version will include support for higher framerates and resolutions, faster loading times, and a choice of two visual modes."

Kerbal Space Program (Fall 2021)

  • Free Upgrade? = Yes

"Owners of Kerbal Space Program Enhanced Edition on Xbox One will receive a free upgrade to Xbox Series XIS version when it launches this fall."

Little Nightmares 2 (TBD 2021)

  • Free Upgrade? = Yes

"Later this year, an upgraded version of Little Nightmares II will be available for Xbox Series X|S to take full advantage of the improved SSD and increased power of these consoles. More details about this upgrade will be shared later."

The Persistence (TBD 'Soon')

  • Free Upgrade? = Yes

"The Enhanced Edition of Firesprite’s critically acclaimed rogue-lite survival horror title, The Persistence is available now for PlayStation®5 and PC Platforms, with the XBOX Series X|S platform version delayed but coming soon."

The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt (Second Half of 2021)

  • Free Upgrade? = Yes

"Developed to take advantage of the most powerful gaming hardware, the next-gen edition of the game will feature a range of visual and technical improvements — including ray tracing and faster loading times — across the base game, both expansions, and all extra content."

Which of these upgrades are you most looking forward to? Let us know in the comments below.